“Is the Affordable Care Act really affordable?” the moderator asked.
The Democrats successfully organized low information voters who wouldn’t ordinarily have voted and turned them into a bigger chunk of the Latino electorate.
Strong Republican candidates tend to perform better among Latinos. Weak ones perform badly regardless of immigration. In this, Latino votes follow those of most Americans.
“It’s quite possible that after this big ticket item of immigration is addressed, [the GOP] will realize they have to go through the whole broad range of issues that are of concern to Latinos,” Sierra Club Legislative Director Melinda Pierce said.